Écrits sur le cinéma - Germaine Dulac

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Ballet mécanique (1924 Short Film)
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A pulsing, kaleidoscope of images set to an energetic soundtrack. A young women swings in a garden; a woman's face smiles... (19 mins.)
Director: Fernand Léger
 
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The March of the Machines (1927 Short Film)
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A short film by Eugene Deslav in which various industrial machines are filmed in action creating a marching feel. (9 mins.)
Director: Eugene Deslav
 
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Jeux des reflets et de la vitesse (1925 Short Film)
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A black and white short film which documents a trip through Paris by train. (8 mins.)
Director: Henri Chomette
 
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Cinq minutes de cinéma pur (1926 Short Film)
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An experimental avant-garde film from director Henri Chomette in which the pure elements of form are emphasized. (5 mins.)
Director: Henri Chomette
 
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Entr'acte (1924 Short Film)
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An absolute dada movie. Somebody gets killed, his coffin gets out of control and after a chase it stops. The person gets out of it and let everybody who followed the coffin dissapear. (22 mins.)
Director: René Clair
 
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La tour (1928 Documentary)
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(14 mins.)
Director: René Clair
 
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De brug (1928 Documentary)
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Close shots of a railway train underway: track racing underneath, steam escaping, cars coupling, gears ratchetting... (15 mins.)
Director: Joris Ivens
 
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Arabesque (1929 Short Film)
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Visual structure composed of variations on the arabesque: arcs of light, water spouts, spider webs, burgeoning trees, flowers and foliage, a woman's smile, arms stretching, an arm giving rhythm to a rocking chair. (5 mins.)
Director: Germaine Dulac
 
9.
Disque 957 (1928 Short Film)
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(6 mins.)
Director: Germaine Dulac
 
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Thèmes et variations (1928 Short Film)
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(10 mins.)
Director: Germaine Dulac